75th Jackie Gibson Marathon – 2020

March 29, 2020

March 29, 2020

6:00 To 12:00

Klipriviersberg Recreation Centre, Johannesburg South, Gauteng

42.2km - R110 to R220
21.1km - R90 to R180
10km - R55 toR110

072 679 0874

March 15, 2020

The race will be timed using ChampionChip technology and will be based on mat-to-mat for both the 21km & 42km events. Your marathon time will automatically be uploaded as a Comrades qualifier. Please note No Chip – No Result.

T-Shirts: Free T-shirts to first 1000 online pre-entries for 42 and 21km

Medals: To All Finishers Up To 12h00 (Cut off)

1) Walkers are welcome on the Half-Marathon and 10km only.
2) Cut-off time for both 21.1kms and 42.2kms is strictly 12h00.
3) Runners will be asked to leave the route after 12h00 as support will be withdrawn.
4) Full race results will be published on the internet at www.championchip.co.za
5) Please help us reduce wastage and abuse by taking no more than one coke and two water sachets per table.
6) Halfway cut-off for 42.2kms is 3 hours.
7) Runners who enter the Marathon and only complete one lap will be timed as half marathon finishers
8) Tog bag area will be provided

Event Description

The Jackie Gibson Marathon takes place on the 29th of March 2020, from Klipriviersberg Recreation Centre (Johannesburg South). Distance options: 42.2km, 21.1km & 10km.

The Jackie Gibson Marathon is an official Comrades Ultra-Marathon qualifier event, hosted by Johannesburg Harriers. The race takes you on a beautiful tour of the South of Johannesburg and is a great course for a PB.


This event is a qualifying race for the Comrades Marathon

Distance & Entry Fee
75th Jackie Gibson Marathon 42.2km – R220
8th Allan Ferguson Half Marathon 21.1km – R180
JHAC 10km – R110
Grand Masters entry fee – Half Price
Over 70 year and Blind Runners = Free

Temp. Licenses:
42.2km – R100*
21.1km – R35*
10km – R30*

Venue: Klipriviersberg Recreation Centre, Peggy Vera Road.
GPS Co-ordinates: 26 18’23 06 S 28 00′ 44 15 E

Start Time: 
42.2 & 21.1km: 06H00
10km: 06H30


Johannesburg Harriers Athletic Club

How to Enter?

Online entry at ChampionChip 

Entries also available from:
-Sweat Shop Bedford Arcade, Van Buuren St. 011 450 2421
-Randburg Runner, Manlam Court, 5th St., Linden 011 888 9644
-Sweat Shop, Dunkeld West Centre, Jan Smuts Ave. 011 325 2567
-Sportsmans Warehouse, The Glen 011 435 3888
-Sportsmans Warehouse, East Rand Mall 011 823 3203

Contact Information



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